IUCN threat status:

Near Threatened (NT)

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A small Hyperolius (males 20-23 mm, females 23-29 mm) from the forest of Cameroun. Dorsal pattern often showing broad transverse bands, alternating dark and light. There is always a light band in front of the urostyle, distinguishing this species from the similar endjami and mosaicus. Gular flap very small. Black pigmentation on underside of feet, hands, and often lower jaw. Small tubercles on dorsum. Canthus rostralis distinct. Pupils horizontal.

This account was taken from "Treefrogs of Africa" by Arne Schiøtz with kind permission from Edition Chimaira publishers, Frankfurt am Main.

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